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Bethlehem Film Club: 'Contact'

Sunday, April 14, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Movie
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
Event Details:

Enjoy an old favorite or a movie you have never seen. Connect with others to discern the meaning behind the stories on the silver screen.   This program is for teens a

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movie
Event Details:
Enjoy an old favorite or a movie you have never seen. Connect with others to discern the meaning behind the stories on the silver screen.   This program is for teens and adults!  At this meeting, we will watch and discuss: ‘...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Craft & Color for Adults

Monday, April 15, 2024 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Arts and Crafts
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Choose between coloring or doing an open-ended craft activity. This program is specifically designed for adults of all abilities.  No signup is necessary - just drop i

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Event Details:
Choose between coloring or doing an open-ended craft activity. This program is specifically designed for adults of all abilities.  No signup is necessary - just drop in!  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Paws to Read

Monday, April 15, 2024 at 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Story Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Other
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Kids can come to the library to practice their reading skills with a gentle, furry friend! A registered therapy dog will listen calmly and quietly, creating a safe space for childr

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Kids can come to the library to practice their reading skills with a gentle, furry friend! A registered therapy dog will listen calmly and quietly, creating a safe space for children to practice reading skills without fear or judgment. Learning to re...

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Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Chess Club

Monday, April 15, 2024 at 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Children's Place at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Sign up for one session per night and try your hand at chess with peers or teen volunteers. All experience levels welcome. For grades K-5. Sessions held in the Children's Place.

Required
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Children's Place
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Gaming
Registration Required
Event Details:
Sign up for one session per night and try your hand at chess with peers or teen volunteers. All experience levels welcome. For grades K-5. Sessions held in the Children's Place. Please only register for one slot. You will come off the wait list...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Muriel Rukeyser's Vietnam-Era Poetry and Activism

Monday, April 15, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Board Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Other
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

SUNY Albany professor Eric Keenaghan will discuss the Jewish poet, activist and feminist, focusing on her Vietnam-era activism, amnesty movements and her commitment to humanity in

Required
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Event Details:
SUNY Albany professor Eric Keenaghan will discuss the Jewish poet, activist and feminist, focusing on her Vietnam-era activism, amnesty movements and her commitment to humanity in the wake of the Holocaust. Known and highly regarded by poets, scho...
This event is in the "Meeting" group.

Library Trustees

Monday, April 15, 2024 at 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Age Group:
Meeting
Event Details:

Board meeting

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Meeting
Event Details:
Board meeting ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Chess Club

Monday, April 15, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children's Place at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Sign up for one session per night and try your hand at chess with peers or teen volunteers. All experience levels welcome. For grades K-5. Sessions held in the Children's Place.

Required
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Children's Place
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Gaming
Registration Required
Event Details:
Sign up for one session per night and try your hand at chess with peers or teen volunteers. All experience levels welcome. For grades K-5. Sessions held in the Children's Place. Please only register for one slot. You will come off the wait list...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Tiny Tots

Tuesday, April 16, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool
Tiny Tots:

Songs, dancing, learning and fun.  For children up to 35 months with caregiver.

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime

Tiny Tots

Songs, dancing, learning and fun.  For children up to 35 months with caregiver.

Disclaimer(s)

Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Storytime

All storytime programs are cancelled when Bethlehem Schools are closed or delayed.  Space is limited so please arrive 5 minutes prior to the start of the program. All abilities welcome. 

This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Music and Movement

Tuesday, April 16, 2024 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool
Event Details:

Songs, dancing, learning and fun. For ages 0-6 with caregiver.

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Songs, dancing, learning and fun. For ages 0-6 with caregiver. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Storytime

All storytime programs are cancelled when Bethlehem Schools are closed or delayed.  Space is limited so please arrive 5 minutes prior to the start of the program. All abilities welcome. 

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Anime Club

Tuesday, April 16, 2024 at 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Movie
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Watch anime (and eat snacks) with other teens. Whether you are an anime savvy otaku or a curious newbie, everyone is welcome. Videos shown will be either films rated PG-13 or lo

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movie
Event Details:
Watch anime (and eat snacks) with other teens. Whether you are an anime savvy otaku or a curious newbie, everyone is welcome. Videos shown will be either films rated PG-13 or lower, or shows TV-14 or lower. ...
This event is in the "Meeting" group.

Friends of Bethlehem Public Library

Tuesday, April 16, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Story Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Meeting
Age Group:
Meeting
Event Details:

Friends of Bethlehem Public Library meeting. Originally scheduled for Monday, April 15th. 

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Story Room
Age Group: Meeting
Program Type: Meeting
Event Details:
Friends of Bethlehem Public Library meeting. Originally scheduled for Monday, April 15th.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Trivia Night

Tuesday, April 16, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Other
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Compete individually or in teams for bragging rights in this general trivia event.

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Compete individually or in teams for bragging rights in this general trivia event. ...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Family Story Time

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool
Family Story Time:

Stories, songs and more. For ages 0-6 with a caregiver.

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime

Family Story Time

Stories, songs and more. For ages 0-6 with a caregiver.

Disclaimer(s)

Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Storytime

All storytime programs are cancelled when Bethlehem Schools are closed or delayed.  Space is limited so please arrive 5 minutes prior to the start of the program. All abilities welcome. 

This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Family Play Time

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool
Event Details:

Free play and socialization with a variety of toys. For ages 0-6 with caregiver.

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Free play and socialization with a variety of toys. For ages 0-6 with caregiver. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Storytime

All storytime programs are cancelled when Bethlehem Schools are closed or delayed.  Space is limited so please arrive 5 minutes prior to the start of the program. All abilities welcome. 

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Dungeons & Dragons

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 3:15pm - 4:45pm
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Whether you're interested in playing a character for the first time or leading a game as the game master, this group is for you. All experience levels welcome! For grades 6 and

Required
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Registration Required
Event Details:
Whether you're interested in playing a character for the first time or leading a game as the game master, this group is for you. All experience levels welcome! For grades 6 and up. Registration is encouraged but not required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

BHA Speaker Series: The Revolutionary War Memoir of James Selkirk

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Author Talk, Performance, Other
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Writing in the Service of His Country: The Revolutionary War Memoir of James Selkirk **This event will be recorded and shared on the Library's YouTube Channel.** Please note:

Required
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Talk, Performance, Other
Registration Required
Event Details:
Writing in the Service of His Country: The Revolutionary War Memoir of James Selkirk **This event will be recorded and shared on the Library's YouTube Channel.** Please note: Registration is optional, but is advised due to limited seating...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Author Talk with Xochitl Gonzalez : Anita de Monte Laughs Last

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 8:00pm - 9:15pm
Virtual Meeting at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Author Talk, Book Discussion, Virtual
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

We cannot wait for you to join us as we chat with award-winning and bestselling author Xochitl Gonzalez about her newest novel Anita de Monte Laughs Last.  Anita de Mo

Virtual Event
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Virtual Meeting
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Talk, Book Discussion, Virtual
Event Details:
We cannot wait for you to join us as we chat with award-winning and bestselling author Xochitl Gonzalez about her newest novel Anita de Monte Laughs Last.  Anita de Monte Laughs Last is a propulsive, witty examination of power, love...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Music and Movement

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool
Event Details:

Music and Movement: Songs, dancing, learning and fun. For ages 0-6 with caregiver.

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Music and Movement: Songs, dancing, learning and fun. For ages 0-6 with caregiver. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Storytime

All storytime programs are cancelled when Bethlehem Schools are closed or delayed.  Space is limited so please arrive 5 minutes prior to the start of the program. All abilities welcome. 

This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Preschool Story Time

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool
Event Details:

Join us for stories, learning and fun. For ages 2-6 with caregiver.  

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for stories, learning and fun. For ages 2-6 with caregiver.   ...

Disclaimer(s)

Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Storytime

All storytime programs are cancelled when Bethlehem Schools are closed or delayed.  Space is limited so please arrive 5 minutes prior to the start of the program. All abilities welcome. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Spice Sharing: Marjoram

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Cooking
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Looking to try out some new recipes, and share ideas with fellow home cooks? Then this spice-sharing program is for you! Prior to the program, sign up to pick up a sample packet of

Required
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Cooking
Registration Required
Event Details:
Looking to try out some new recipes, and share ideas with fellow home cooks? Then this spice-sharing program is for you! Prior to the program, sign up to pick up a sample packet of the spice, along with a few recipes that feature it. Then meet to dis...
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Sensory Story Time and Play

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:45am
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool
Event Details:

Sensory Story Time combines traditional story time components with sensory elements and is ideal for children who would benefit from a gentler, more low-key story time. &

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Sensory Story Time combines traditional story time components with sensory elements and is ideal for children who would benefit from a gentler, more low-key story time.   Best suited for ages 2 and up with caregiver. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Storytime

All storytime programs are cancelled when Bethlehem Schools are closed or delayed.  Space is limited so please arrive 5 minutes prior to the start of the program. All abilities welcome. 

This event is in the "Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Baby Birdy Nests

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Arts and Crafts
Age Group:
Preschool, Children
Event Details:

Are you starting to hear birds chirping outside your windows? With warmer weather coming, some may even be building nests with little eggs inside! Join us at the library to make yo

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool, Children
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Event Details:
Are you starting to hear birds chirping outside your windows? With warmer weather coming, some may even be building nests with little eggs inside! Join us at the library to make your own paper version. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Saturday Story Time

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Preschool
Event Details:

Join us for stories, songs and more. For ages 0-6 with caregiver. 

Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for stories, songs and more. For ages 0-6 with caregiver.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Storytime

All storytime programs are cancelled when Bethlehem Schools are closed or delayed.  Space is limited so please arrive 5 minutes prior to the start of the program. All abilities welcome. 

This event is in the "Children" group.

Upcycle or Recycle?

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Community Room at Bethlehem Public Library
Program Type:
Arts and Crafts
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Kids ages 6+ and their families are invited to join us for this fun and educational Earth Day activity where they will learn how to separate objects on the basis of whether or not

Required
Library Branch: Bethlehem Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts and Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:
Kids ages 6+ and their families are invited to join us for this fun and educational Earth Day activity where they will learn how to separate objects on the basis of whether or not it can be recycled. They will then be challenged to use their imaginat...

Disclaimer(s)

Children (under 9)

All children under age 9 should be accompanied by an adult at all times.